In this course, you’ll explore how financial statement data and non-financial metrics can be linked to financial performance. Professors Rick Lambert and Chris Ittner of the Wharton School have designed this course to help you gain a practical understanding of how data is used to assess what drives financial performance and forecast future financial scenarios. You’ll learn more about the frameworks of financial reporting, income statements, and cash reporting, and apply different approaches to analyzing financial performance using real-life examples to see the concepts in action. By the end of this course, you’ll have honed your skills in understanding how financial data and non-financial data interact to forecast events and be able to determine the best financial strategy for your organization.
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Syllabus - What you will learn from this course
Module 1: Introduction, Balance Sheet and Income Statement
Module 2: Cash Flow Statement
Module 3: Financial Statement Analysis
Module 4: Linking Non-Financial Metrics to Financial Performance
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TOP REVIEWS FROM FINANCIAL ACUMEN FOR NON-FINANCIAL MANAGERS
Some topics get confusing as is natural with complex financial data sets and statements, but just re-watch the videos and download the PDFs for review!
Very well structured, suitable for non financial experts, provides a good overview and introduction into the financial world.
Would appreciate more content into the slides.
I'm Donatus and I want to stress that this course is worth taking.I enjoyed the course and would recommend it to whoever wishes to expand his or her knowledge in the financial management circle.
Very thorough. Great use of real world examples and faculty are knowledgable and present the materials in an easy to learn format.
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